THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
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Jailed in North Korea

June 10, 2009

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The sentencing of two American reporters to 12 years in a North Korean labor camp comes as a reminder of two nasty realities: the cruel repression of the world's last Stalinist regime, and the risks that journalists face every day, in every corner of the world, to illuminate matters that powerful forces want to keep hidden. (Full article: 298 words)

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